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Homalodisca vitripennis(HOMLTR)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: HOMLTR
  • Preferred name: Homalodisca vitripennis
  • Authority: (Germar)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Homalodisca coagulata (Say)
Homalodisca triquetra auctorum
Tettigonia coagulata Say
Tettigonia vitripennis Germar

Common names
Name Language
glassy-winged sharpshooter English
chicharrita de alas cristalinas Spanish (CL)
chicharrita del henequén Spanish (MX)
cicadelle pisseuse French
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Hemiptera ( 1HEMIO )
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha ( 1AUCHR )
Family Cicadellidae ( 1CICDF )
Genus Homalodisca ( 1HOMLG )
Species Homalodisca vitripennis ( HOMLTR )